March 22, 2004


Rhode Island College Announces
2003-04 Winter Sports MVPs


Providence, RI--The Rhode Island College Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, Intramurals and Recreation held its annual Winter Banquet at RICís Donovan Dining Center on Monday, Mar. 22 to honor those student-athletes who participate in varsity winter athletics. Each sport gave out their Most Valuable Player Award.


Junior Caren Normandin (Fall River, MA) was named the women's gymnastics team's MVP. The all-arounder led the squad on every event this season. She posted averages of 9.272 on vault, 8.613 on bars, 9.394 on beam, 9.313 on floor and 36.591 in the all-around. For her efforts at the ECAC Championships, she qualified for her third consecutive National Collegiant Gymnastics Association (NCGA) Championships as a floor and beam specialist from the East Region.


She is an elementary education with a minor in special education and a 2001 graduate of Durfee High School.